Falkirk (council area)

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Falkirk
Fawkirk
An Eaglais Bhreac
Flag of Falkirk
Flag
Falkirk in Scotland.svg
Admin HQ Falkirk
Government
 • Body Falkirk Council
 • Control SNP minority (council NOC)
 • MPs
 • MSPs
Area
 • Total 114.8 sq mi (297.4 km2)
Area rank Ranked 22nd
Population (mid-2016 est.)
 • Total 159,400
 • Rank Ranked 11th
 • Density 1,390/sq mi (535/km2)
ONS code S12000014
ISO 3166 code GB-FAL
Website www.falkirk.gov.uk

The Falkirk council area is is one of 32 council areas of Scotland. It was formed on 1 April 1996.